STEELERS' CONNER, SMITH-SCHUSTER PRACTICE IN FULL

The Pittsburgh Steelers could get two Pro Bowlers back from month-long absences this week, as running back James Conner and wide receiver...

UNITED KINGDOM VOTES TO DECIDE THE FATE OF BREXIT, AGAIN

LONDON - Voters go to the polls on Thursday in an election that will pave the way for Brexit under Prime Minister Boris Johnson or...

 
 
 

SURREY RCMP GETS NEW OFFICER IN CHARGE AS TRANSITION CONTINUES TO LOCAL FORCE

SURREY, B.C. - A new officer has been appointed to run the RCMP in Surrey, B.C., as the city continues its transition to a new municipal...

REPORT: BLUE JAYS REACH TWO-YEAR DEAL WITH RHP ROARK

Free-agent right-hander Tanner Roark agreed to a two-year, $24 million deal with the Toronto Blue Jays, ESPN reported on Wednesday.

 
 
 

CHRIS SELLEY: ‘FEMINIST' QUEBEC CHIEF JUSTICE MAKES TERRIBLE SITUATION OVER BILL 21 EVEN WORSE

On Thursday afternoon, pending the result of a constitutional challenge, the Quebec Court of Appeal will rule on an injunction that...

‘HIGHLY VOLATILE' NZ VOLCANO PREVENTS BODY RECOVERY, DEATH TOLL RISES TO 8

WHAKATANE/WELLINGTON - The New Zealand volcano that fatally erupted earlier this week is "highly volatile" and could explode again...

 
 
 

MLB DRAFT MOVES TO OMAHA IN 2020

Major League Baseball made it official Wednesday announcing that the 2020 first-year player draft will take place in Omaha, Neb., site...

SNC-LAVALIN'S FIGHT FOR A REMEDIATION AGREEMENT GRINDS ON IN FEDERAL COURT OF APPEAL

OTTAWA - The SNC-Lavalin affair may have largely disappeared from the political scene, but the battle is quietly raging on in the Federal...

 
 
 

COLORADO STATE HIRES ADDAZIO AS HEAD COACH

Former Boston College coach Steve Addazio was hired Wednesday as the new coach at Colorado State, the school announced.

VIKINGS WR THIELEN EXPECTED BACK SUNDAY VS. CHARGERS

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen returned to practice Wednesday on a limited basis and is expected to play Sunday after...

 
 
 

AG CAN ORDER REMEDIATION AGREEMENTS IN ‘VERY RARE CIRCUMSTANCES,' SAYS LAMETTI

OTTAWA - Justice Minister David Lametti says the director of public prosecutions should be the one to decide whether a company should...

TRUMP TO MEET WITH ADVISERS THURSDAY ABOUT DEC. 15 TARIFFS ON CHINA -SOURCES

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to meet with top advisers on Thursday about planned Dec. 15 tariffs on nearly...

 
 
 

PROSECUTORS ASK JUDGE TO JAIL GIULIANI ASSOCIATE

NEW YORK - Federal prosecutors on Wednesday asked a judge to jail Lev Parnas, an associate of U.S. President Donald Trump's personal...

TRUMP LIKELY TO MEET WITH ADVISERS THURSDAY ABOUT DEC. 15 TARIFFS ON CHINA -SOURCES

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump is likely to meet with his top trade and economic advisers on Thursday to discuss whether...

 
 
 

REPORT: ROCKIES WILLING TO LISTEN TO ARENADO OFFERS

The Colorado Rockies are willing to listen to trade proposals involving All-Star third baseman Nolan Arenado, MLB Network reported...

REPORTS: METS AGREE TO ONE-YEAR DEAL WITH WACHA

The New York Mets and right-hander Michael Wacha agreed to a one-year deal, multiple outlets reported Wednesday.

 
 
 

BRITISH COLUMBIA MAKES REGULATORY CHANGE IN BATTLE AGAINST MONEY LAUNDERING

VICTORIA - The B.C. government is giving the province's gambling regulator greater independence to set and enforce regulatory policy...

WITH NETANYAHU'S FATE IN QUESTION, ISRAEL HEADS TO NEW ELECTION

JERUSALEM - Israel headed on Wednesday towards a third national election in less than a year with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...

 
 
 

U.S. SENATE COMMITTEE BACKS RUSSIA ENERGY BILLS, DELAYS VOTE ON SANCTIONS ‘FROM HELL'

WASHINGTON - Underscoring U.S. lawmakers' continuing unhappiness with Russia, a Senate committee on Wednesday advanced legislation...

FIRST FINE LEVIED FOR GETTING TOO CLOSE TO WHALES: FISHERIES AND OCEANS

PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. - The federal government says the first conviction under new regulations meant to protect whales from being disturbed...

 
 
 



District officials 'sickened' by swastika, Confederate flag paintings near...

District officials 'sickened' by swastika, Confederate flag paintings near elementary school

An Iowa man living next door to an elementary school placed one painting of a Nazi flag and several more depicting Confederate flags on his front lawn. Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market, officials say

Jersey City investigators don't yet know why the shooters attacked Jewish kosher deli, and therefore they aren't labeling the attack as anti-Semitic. Read more ...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date postponed

A 9-year-old Belgian child prodigy who was set to become the world's youngest college graduate has dropped out of his Dutch university - after it postponed his expected... Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the perennial All-Star

Teams are calling because Arenado would make them better, and the Rockies are listening because they'd be silly not to. Read more ...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019 tournament

The 2019 Presidents Cup features Tiger Woods and Team USA looking to make it seven straight victories against a collection of international players. Here is all of the... Read more ...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's house

Guests can enjoy re-created scenes from their favorite mother-daughter duo, with original props and costumes all around. Read more ...

Ronaldo irate after being GRABBED by selfie-hunting pitch invader at...

Ronaldo irate after being GRABBED by selfie-hunting pitch invader at Juventus' final Champions League group game

Cristiano Ronaldo was incensed after being grabbed by a selfie-hunting pitch invader at the end of Juventus' UEFA Champions League group game against Bayer Leverkusen on... Read more ...

Trump To Sign Order Against Anti-Semitism At Colleges, Worrying Free Speech...

Trump To Sign Order Against Anti-Semitism At Colleges, Worrying Free Speech Advocates

The order will extend a federal anti-discrimination law to include discrimination based on anti-Semitism. Some worry the policy will be used to stifle criticism of Israel on... Read more ...